3 dead, 4 injured after student shoots teacher & classmates in Torreon, Mexico – reports (VIDEOS)

At least three people have reportedly died and a further four were injured in a school shooting in the Mexican city of Torreon. Local reports say that a student brought the weapon to class.

Footage from outside the school shows anxious parents and children gathered around. The school was evacuated after the alarm was raised when shots were fired shortly before 9am local time.

Torreon mayor Jorge Zermeno said the boy turned the gun on himself after shooting his teachers and classmates, local media reported.

It’s unclear how old the child allegedly behind the attack was, with reports of his age varying from 8 to 12.

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